France detects ‘highly pathogenic’ bird flu outbreak – POLITICO

France has detected a “highly pathogenic” strain of bird flu at a poultry farm close to the Belgian border, the government said today. It’s the first time since an serious outbreak last winter that the avian flu has been found in a French farm, the agriculture ministry said in a statement, although four cases have […]

With personal loans they seek to plant 10,000 hectares of corn in Veracruz Veracruz Council of Corn Producers and the National Development Finance – El Sol de Orizaba

Xalapa, Ver.-With a pilot program based on personal loans, the Veracruz Council of Corn Producers and the National Development Fund seek to plant 10,000 hectares of corn. in Veracruz territory. At a press conference, Ramón Pino Méndez, president of the Veracruz Council of Corn Producers, announced that the project is based on the delivery of […]

Vetanco presents Biotech Vac Salmonella’s innovative technology to the press

Vetanco presents Biotech Vac Salmonella’s innovative technology to the press With the objective of introducing the new generation of vaccines against paraffinic salmonella to the Brazilian market, on September 24, Vetanco Brasil held the official launch of Biotech Vac Salmonella to the press. The meeting took place in Campinas/SP, and brought together journalists specialized in […]

Peasants, without life insurance after withdrawal of subsidies – El Sol de Tlaxcala

From a register of 16,500 farmers registered in Tlaxcala, less than a thousand have hired a life insurance, because the government of the Republic withdrew their subsidies, said Emmanuel Muñoz Sánchez, regional coordinator of the Life Assurance Fund, of the National Confederation of Livestock Organizations (CNOG) He pointed out that producers confederated or integrated in […]

Proposal for a law on the remuneration of farmers: “Imperious necessity”, says

The text is debated this Thursday in the Assembly. A law proposal by Grégory Besson-Moreau (LREM) to better remunerate producers is intended to complete the arsenal of the Food or “Egalim” law passed in 2018. This notably supervised promotions and raised the resale threshold at a loss in order to stop the race for low […]

at least 15 dead in clashes between herders and farmers

15 dead in clashes between herders and farmers At least fifteen people were killed last Thursday during clashes between herders and farmers in northeastern Central Africa, near the border with Chad, we learned on Tuesday, June 15. It is one of the most violent incidents recorded for many years in a region where such conflicts […]